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Charlotte Bronte

By: Fraser, Rebecca

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 52283

ISBN: 041357010X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, pages are age-toned as usual, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 544 pages, illustrations on plates, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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A Zeppelin in my childhood

By: Freeman, Gwendolen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cheddar, Tallis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21473

ISBN: 0284987557

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, unread. 144 pages View more info

Jefferson Davis

By: Frey, Herman S.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: U.S.A, Frey Enterprises: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 57413

Condition: Good


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine uncreased, card covers rubbed at corners, pages foxed, no inscriptions. 96 pages, photos in the text, appendices, index View more info

Select letters of Robert Frost

By: Frost, Robert; Thompson, Lawrance (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1965

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 57084

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the corners and spine ends. Book itself appears little used. lxiv + 646 pages, chronology, genealogy, index View more info

Benjamin Silliman: pathfinder in American science

By: Fulton, John F. & Thomson, Elizabeth, H.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Henry Schuman: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58155

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Clean & tightly bound hardback book name and date on front endpaper and presentation plate on front pastedown, in an unclipped dustjacket which is chipped and creased at the edges and has minor loss at the spine ends and foldovers. xiv + 294 pages, illustrations on plates, bibliography, index View more info

T. H. White, letters to a friend: the correspondence between T. H. White and L. J. Potts

By: Gallix, Francois (ed.); White, T. H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Alan Sutton: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 51702

ISBN: 0862990475

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. viii + 278 pages, 13 photos on plates, a few text illustrations, notes, appendices, bibliography, index View more info

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Anne Thackeray Ritchie: a biography

By: Gerin, Winifred

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 26271

ISBN: 0198126646

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is a little faded at the spine - title gone from purple to blue. Appears little used. xvi + 310 pages, 20 photos on plates, genealogy, bibliography, index. View more info

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Autobiography. Everyman's Library no 511

By: Gibbon, Edward

Price: £6.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 57883

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Clean & tightly bound book, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is creased and chipped at the edges of back cover and spine ends/top edge, minor loss at base of spine. xii + 202 pages + 8 pages publisher's adverts, decorated front endpapers, index View more info

Joseph Priestley: adventurer in science and champion of truth

By: Gibbs, F. W.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58199

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with neat name on the front pastedown, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges. xii + 258 pages, 20 illustrations on plates, bibliography, index View more info

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Jack's Book: Jack Kerouac in the Lives & Words of His Friends

By: Gifford, Barry and Lee, Lawrence

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11127

ISBN: 0241100666

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


An unmarked hardback in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Xii + 340 pages, many photos in the text, list of characters, bibliography, index. UK View more info

Image for Fight and kick and bite: the life and work of Dennis Potter, with, 'Dennis Potter: a life on screen' by John R. Cook, and, 'Dennis Potter' by Peter Stead [3 books]

Fight and kick and bite: the life and work of Dennis Potter, with, 'Dennis Potter: a life on screen' by John R. Cook, and, 'Dennis Potter' by Peter Stead [3 books]

By: Gilbert, W. Stephen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 43739

ISBN: 0340640472

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Apart from age-toning to the pages, as new, appears to be unread. 382 pages, photos on plates, notes, sources, bibliography, index. Included with this will be 2 other paperback books - the Stead has a crossed out name on the front endpaper and the corners of the card covers of the Cook are rubbed, and both have underlining or highlighting on a few pages (12 or less) but generally appea... View more info

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Autobiography

By: Gill, Eric

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1942

Edition: Reprint; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 34277

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has very minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. 284 pages, 9 illustrations on plates View more info

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Agatha Christie: the woman and her mysteries

By: Gill, Gillian

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40866

ISBN: 086051708X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 244 pages, portrait frontispiece and photos on 4 plates, notes, bibliography, index View more info

Mary Baker Eddy

By: Gill, Gillian

Price: £9.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Perseus Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57454

ISBN: 0738202274

Condition: Good


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners, top of back cover and final 100 pages rippled, no inscriptions. xxxvi + 714 pages, photos on plates, appendix, notes, index View more info

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A world away: a memoir of Mervyn Peake

By: Gilmore, Maeve

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 46189

ISBN: 0413526305

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine faded but uncreased, appears little used. xvi + 160 pages, illustrations in the text, foreword by Michael Moorcock, bibliography, index. View more info

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Growing up in the Gorbals

By: Glasser, Ralph

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 62875

ISBN: 0701131489

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, pages are browning as usual, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. [viii] + 208 pages View more info

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Hans Christian Andersen

By: Godden, Rumer

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34098

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in grey cloth with gilt titles on maroon panel, neat name on the front endpaper else unmarked. 192 pages, portrait frontispiece View more info

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Aren't we due a royalty statement?

By: Gordon, Giles

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16278

ISBN: 0701160225

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, appears unread. xii + 352 pages, no index. View more info

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Personal copy: a memoir of the sixties

By: Gosling, Ray

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Faber and Faber: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24458

ISBN: 0571115748

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is faded at the spine, background colour has gone from red to pink. 224 pages View more info

The real F. Scott Fitzgerald

By: Graham, Sheilah

Price: £7.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen: 1976

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 57125

ISBN: 0491018878

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, has the usual age-toning to the pages, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 290 pages, appendices, index View more info